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How to select the perfect engagement ring!

Posted by Chris on Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at 11:08 am

How to Select the Perfect Diamond Engagement Ring By Bill Boyajian One of the biggest and most important decisions a couple will make is how to select a diamond engagement ring.  Such a memor...

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Jewelry Repair

Posted by Chris on Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 11:30 am

At Carter's Jewel Chest we have a full service jewerly reapir shop in our store. We have two jewelers who work on all types of jewelry repairs. Whether it be a simple ring sizing, to a whole new je...

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Holiday Catalog!

Posted by Chris on Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 3:33 pm

'Tis the season! Click this link to check out our holiday catalog. We have tons of in store specials and amazing gift items this season. Plus,...

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Annual Carat cake event and Black Friday!

Posted by Chris on Thursday, November 10th, 2016 at 5:28 pm

It's that time of year again! Coming up next week we will have our huge carat cake event. Donate $5 to Christmas Wish and have yourself a cupcake. Each cupcake will have a prize. That could include...

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Giant Estate Color Gemstone Show!

Posted by Chris on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 at 11:02 am

For one week, October 31st -November 5th we will be showcasing a giant selection, over 200 loose gemstones. We will have them all marked at half off! This special selection is only half off for a l...

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Posted by Chris on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at 10:42 am

Come join us October 20th-22nd for BLINGFEST. Have you been searching for that percfect engagement ring? Have you been looking for wedding bands? Do you need to update your rings? Blingfest is fina...

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Carter's Custom Creations

Posted by Chris on Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 11:27 am

It is exciting to be a part of a process that starts with an idea and becomes something that is uniquely yours… We do all sorts of things besides sell jewelry at the Jewel Chest. We re-crea...

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Bridal Event: Saturday July 18th, 2015

Posted by Chris on Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 11:38 am

 Love is in the air! Here at Carter's Jewel Chest we are having our first ever Nearly Wed Game! Thank you to all the participants in this game, so far it has been a HIT! We are keeping a clos...

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Schools out for SUMMER!.....June Happenings, and SALES!

Posted by Chris on Saturday, June 13th, 2015 at 1:57 pm

Sunny skies and hot days seem to be here again. The start of summer always seems to bring people together; backyard BBQs, lake days and lots of relaxation with family and friends (whenever we can s...

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Carter's Jewel Chest First Ever: Nearly Wed Game, win a $2,500 wedding ring shop

Posted by Chris on Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 1:40 pm

Have you and your significant other ever talked about marriage in the near future, have you been planning to pop the question soon? Or, do you already plan to be married by next July of 2016, but s...

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The Ultimate Proposal...

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 12:15 pm

Have you heard people talking these days about crazy proposals? This guy had one that is one of our favorites, you will laugh and it will bring a tear to your eye. Ladies, what is your dream prop...

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Mountain Home: Our Home...

Posted by Chris on Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 at 9:36 am

Mountain Home is not only just a place to live, but also our home. We are proud to be able to call this beautiful place our home since 1976. Throughout all of the years that have passed, we have ...

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Black Friday

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 at 4:39 pm


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Silent Auction - $500,000 of Jewelry

Posted by Chris on Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 5:26 pm

CLICK HERE TO START BIDDING   ITINERARY Saturday, August 23Silent Auction begins at 9 amMonday, August 25 to Wednesday, August 27Auction advertised to the publicBUY IT NOW at 30% off retail or...

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Fall and Christmas Events at Carter's Jewel Chest

Posted by Chris on Friday, October 11th, 2013 at 3:44 pm

We have many events coming up to finish out the year!   October 18 & 19 - We will be debuting Charriol, which is a new exciting collection of jewelry that is made out of 18K gold, diamond...

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Summer Sale Silent Auction

Posted by Chris on Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 4:23 pm

The Summer Sale Silent Auction has officially started! You have from now until August 10th to come by and place your bids on over $250k worth of jewelry!  

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Rhythm of Love Facebook Contest

Posted by Chris on Friday, July 19th, 2013 at 11:12 am

Click here to enter the contest

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Engagement Ring Shopping?

Posted by Chris on Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 at 1:19 pm

Here is what you can expect when you come to Carter's Jewel Chest to find that special engagent ring!

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Marriage Proposal Blasted by Rogue Wave; Ring Survives, Soaked Girlfriend Says,

Posted by Chris on Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:16 am

A romantic marriage proposal carefully staged on a outcropping of rocks at a scenic beach in Southern California, turned into an epic disaster when, in mid proposal, the loving couple was blasted b...

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Oscar Winners Lawrence and Hathaway Stun the Fashion Press by Wearing Back Neckl

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 10:05 am

Actresses Jennifer Lawrence and Anne Hathaway have a lot more in common than matching Oscars after a big night at the 2013 Academy Awards. Both ladies are young, talented, beautiful… and pre...

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World-Class Jewelry Once Owned by Elizabeth Taylor Goes on Display in Beverly Hi

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 10:03 am

If you’re going to be near Beverly Hills over the next few weeks, you’ll have a rare opportunity to see a small, but fabulous, exhibition of world-class jewelry once owned by Oscar-winn...

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Meteorite Fragments Rain on Russian City; Space Treasure May Be Worth More Than

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 10:01 am

The spectacular meteorite that exploded in a fireball over Russia’s Ural Mountains and sent shock waves through the city of Chelyabinsk on Friday may have been a blessing in disguis...

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Survey: Women Prefer Jewelry to All Other Valen...

Posted by Chris on Monday, February 11th, 2013 at 1:42 pm

A Shoppers Trend Report confirms what most of us already knew: When it comes to Valentine’s Day gifts, women prefer jewelry by a large margin over all other categories, and men prefer&he...

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Epic ‘Skywalk’ Marriage Proposal Includes Fake TV Crew and Cameos by 150 Fri

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 1:12 pm

Traversing a labyrinth of skywalks in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., Mark VanDyke delivered an epic marriage proposal to girlfriend Kelly VanSickle — with the help of a fake TV camera crew and...

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Beyoncé's $1.8 Million Emerald Earrings Turn Heads at Inauguration

Posted by Chris on Friday, January 25th, 2013 at 1:09 pm

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter headlines our blog again today, and it’s not because we want to chime in on whether the diva’s stirring rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner”...

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Aussie Man Using Metal Detector Discovers Massive 12-Pound Gold Nugget

Posted by Chris on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 at 11:25 am

Armed with a $6,000 metal detector, a self-employed Aussie man hit the jackpot last Wednesday when he unearthed a 12-pound gold nugget worth close to a half-million dollars near the historic gold r...

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Indian Millionaire Hires Team of 15 Goldsmiths to Craft 22-Karat Shirt; Says It

Posted by Chris on Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at 10:04 am

Datta Phuge, a bachelor millionaire from Pune, India, is betting that his over-the-top 22-karat gold shirt weighing more than seven pounds and valued at $235,000 is going to be a big hit with the l...

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Gold Bars Are Designed to Snap Apart Into 1-Gram Wafers; Could This Be the Futur

Posted by Chris on Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 12:39 pm

You may be looking at a clever novelty item or the future of world currencies. A Swiss refining company is set to introduce to the U.S. market a smartly designed 50-gram gold bar that can be easily...

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Tire Chain Installer Searches Snowy Highway Shoulder in Darkness to Recover Stra

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 11:26 am

On a snowy and desolate stretch of Interstate 80 halfway between Sacramento, Calif., and Reno, Nev., a tire chain installer named Douglas Benedetti — in a remarkable display of selflessness &...

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Sapphire-and-Diamond Pacifier Worth $1.5 Million Offered to the 'Expecting' Roya

Posted by Chris on Thursday, December 6th, 2012 at 10:04 am

On the same day that Buckingham Palace confirmed that Kate Middleton and husband Prince William were expecting their first child, the royal couple already had been offered their first baby shower g...

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Famous Tiffany Diamond Gets a New Setting and G...

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 at 9:53 am

To mark the 175th anniversary of its iconic jewelry brand, Tiffany reset its famous 128.54-carat Tiffany Diamond in a spectacular diamond-and-platinum necklace and sent it on a world tour. The lege...

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Swarovski Star Atop the Rockefeller Plaza Christmas Tree Sparkles With 25,000 Cr

Posted by on Thursday, November 29th, 2012 at 2:59 pm

Some see it as a giant Christmas ornament. We see it as a spectacular achievement in jewelry craftsmanship – on a very grand scale. The 2012 Swarovski Star that sits atop the glor...

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Russian Bank’s Top 100 Customers in Kazakhstan Will Get World’s First Diamon

Posted by Chris on Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 4:25 pm

In the world of premium credit cards it’s fairly common to see “gold cards” and “platinum cards.” At the mo...

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Exhibition of Edwardian Jewelry Recovered From the Ill-Fated Titanic Starts a Th

Posted by Chris on Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 at 12:51 pm

When the British luxury liner, Titanic, struck an iceberg on its maiden voyage and sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912, many of those who died were among the wealthiest people of t...

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Annual Carat Cake Event

Posted by Chris on Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 1:18 pm

It is time for our annual Carat Cake Event. For the past 21 years we have partnered with the Baxter Bulletin's Christmas Wish program. During this special event we give our customers the opportunit...

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Miami Heat Rings In New Season With Some Serious Bling

Posted by Chris on Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 11:45 am

Featuring 219 diamonds and weighing more than a quarter-pound each, the championship rings of the Miami Heat basketball team are a sight to behold. Manufactured by Jostens and driven from the com...

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Ultimate Case for the New iPad Mini Is Bedecked...

Posted by Chris on Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 10:31 am

Apple's newest sensation – the iPad Mini - goes on sale Friday, and for a mere $329 you can be one of the first on your block to own this powerful, pint-sized tablet computer. F...

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NY Comic Con Attendees Take on the Roles of Arc...

Posted by Chris on Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 1:56 pm

The second day of New York Comic Con, the huge convention that allows comic book enthusiasts to mingle with their favorite creators, will be a day that Archie fan Debra Montgomery will never forg...

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Class Ring Lost in a Lake in 1962 Is Reunited With Stunned Owner; Woman's Daught

Posted by Chris on Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 1:10 pm

Back in 1962, a high school senior named Donna was vacationing in central New Hampshire when she lost her brand new class ring in Lake Winnipesaukee. Fifty years later, the woman, now living in F...

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Man Finds 1.22-Carat Rough Diamond Amidst the E...

Posted by Chris on Friday, October 19th, 2012 at 11:50 am

A Wisconsin man who has been called a "fruit loop" because he likes to pan for gold in unusual places, recently happened upon a treasure even more valuable than gold. While sifting the wet mud an...

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Posted by Chris on Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 4:31 pm, the popular site that provides a snapshot of the viral web in realtime, called it the "scariest jewelry billboard imaginable." What the site is describing is a huge three-dimensional...

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Beat the Heat

Posted by Administrator on Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 9:48 am


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